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Hope and Empowerment for the Visually Impaired

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Seeing Beyond Reflection

Stories of Hope, Empowerment and Independence

Ray smiling at the beach

Ray is Drumming Along

Very few people find their passion as a young child but for Ray, he did just that. Born and raised in NJ, Ray learned blindness would not limit him.

Click here to read or watch Ray’s story.

Learning and Thriving in Florida

Blind from birth, Michelle speaks of the challenges she faced growing up in Michigan and the mobility skills she has learned since moving Florida.

Click here to read or watch Michelle’s story.

Learning to Live Blind

After losing her sight at the age of 27, Alex learned the importance of receiving vision loss training to aid in navigating her through her new journey.

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“Lighthouse gave me a new lease on life. I was able to redefine and reinvent myself.” – Ray H.

Read or watch other stories of hope and empowerment

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Lighthouse provides all programs and services to clients at NO COST. To learn how you can help, please go to the Donation page.